Ellen Cantor: "I'm Still Coming" Coming to Power 2016 & 1993
Capricious, 2017, Softcover, 198 pages, English
A dual catalogue and archival exposé that explores the pivotal exhibition, Coming to Power: 25 Years of Sexually X-Plicit Art By Women, originally curated by the late artist, Ellen Cantor, in 1993, along with its re-staging in 2016 by curator Pati Hertling and artist, Julie Tolentino. The book also chronicles the unprecedented partnership amongst five NYC institutions (80WSWE, Maccarone, Foxy Productions, Participant Inc., Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI), Skowhegan School of Painting, and MOMA), offering exhibitions and programming of Cantor's works. The book includes a reprinted interview between Cantor and artist Cerith Wyn Evans and a conversation betweem Lia Gangitano/Jonathan Berger and Julie Tolentino/Pati Hertling, as well as archival material from Cantor’s diary entries and never-seen sketches from Cantor’s personal papers.